The Safe Connector is a two piece direct priming system. Utilizing a simple clip-in-clip-out method of priming, the Safe Connector provides users with a safer, simpler, more efficient way to prime. The Safe Connector is designed to fit both standard military and law enforcement blasting caps, while providing a direct prime. The Safe Connector eliminates the need for the "det-cord loop" resulting in a significant reduction in net explosive weight. The Safe Connector's quick and easy clip-in and clip-out design gives users the ability to maneuver safely by eliminating the risk of inadvertent explosive detonations. The Safe Connector complies with military safety standards.